Q: What can I do if my neighbor threatens to call the pound because my dog escaped through the fence and goes to his yard?
My dog is a pit and I am currently visiting my mother. She has a fenced house with a gate and he has found spots through the gate to escape through. We have been reinforcing the fence in these spots but he seems to find a way. He is not aggressive and has never biten anything or anyone.
Threatening to call the pound is not a crime by itself.
Facts might change this: like he is making threats multiple times a day. Depending on how and how often this occurs you might have a harassment claim.
I would encourage you to ensure your fence is in order and the animal cannot get out. Please try to keep the peace and remain patient.
Teri A. Walter agrees with this answer
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